Wednesday, 25 June 2008

Upgraded RAM on laptop

Now, I have 1GB of RAM, which is more than enough to run a full desktop as well as Apache, MySQL, PHP etc…. on Linux of course. The system really hums now. I tried opening up Firefox, along with all of the open office applications, word processor, spreadsheet, presentation and database. Then I started using the Apache install on my laptop by running my local Joomla install and the memory didn’t go above 40%. All of this for $13NZD and a generic 512 RAM module from your local computer shop.

Monday, 16 June 2008

Link to home server

Just added a link to my home server blog on this blog. Eventually I want to transfer all of my post to that blog. The link is I set up a computer at my house as a web server after I found out my modem/router supported Dynamic DNS and got an account with